Written in English
|LC Classifications||HB501 .P56 2016|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 334 pages|
|Number of Pages||334|
|ISBN 10||1785901648, 178590020X|
|ISBN 10||9781785901645, 9781785900204|
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